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United Nations chief urges action on climate change as Trump debates

Donald Trump walked out of the G7 on Saturday at loggerheads with the rest of the big western economies over climate change , amid fears that the United States will pull out of the Paris accord on tackling global warming. United States carbon dioxide emissions are already declining sharply in large part due to increased energy exploration, casting even more doubt on the necessity of this agreement . Read More »

Sofia Coppola Wins Best Director At Cannes

Sofia Coppola has won the Cannes Film Festival best director prize for " The Beguiled ", her remake of Don Siegel's 1971 Civil War drama. The Australian actress appeared in four productions at this year's competition including The Killing of a Sacred Deer , The Beguiled , season two of Top of the Lake and a special screening How to Talk to Girls at Parties . Read More »

Billboard Music Awards takes place in Las Vegas

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The Billboard Icon award couldn't be more suited for anyone in the audience that night. "I wanna say, Nicki Minaj , I'm so glad we found our way back because I love you and I could never ever ever see it any other way", he said. Dan Reynolds, of Imagine Dragons, presents a tribute to Chris Cornell, pictured on screen at the Billboard Music Awards at the T-Mobile Arena on Sunday, May 21, 2017, in Las Vegas . Read More »

Tom Cruise Confirms TOP GUN 2!

And it's confirmed . Tom Cruise has told that he might start the filming of Top Gun 2 probably in the next year. "It's an iconic that [Cruise] helped create, so I think we would like to see what happened to Maverick for the last 30 years", Bruckheimer added. Read More »

Seahawks icon and Hall of Famer Cortez Kennedy dead at 48

As NFL.com points out, Kennedy was also incredibly durable, having appeared in 167 of a possible 176 games, including 116 straight games at one point. How did Cortez Kennedy die? McAllister described Kennedy as a "regular guy" who loved his daughter and always had a smile on his face. "Besides being an incredible player he was a very good friend". Read More »

Police make 10th arrest in Manchester bombing probe

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Police have conducted a series of raids since the attack and arrested three men in south Manchester on Wednesday. On Wednesday, new details about Abedi emerged, including that he had been known to intelligence services, Rudd told the BBC. Read More »

United Kingdom police make 11th arrest over Manchester bomb attack

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Hashem Abedi also said he had visited Britain to help prepare the Manchester attack and he was "clearly aware of the details of this terrorist operation", the statement said. Home Secretary Amber Rudd complained the leaks could cost police "the element of surprise" in their bid to prevent future attacks. There is such anger in Government about U.S. Read More »

Britain's Got Talent most watched show of Saturday night

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A number of Britain's Got Talent hopefuls will face off in the first of this year's semi-finals on Monday night. Singers Martin and Faye Gregory-Lambert received four yeses from the celebrity judges on the primetime ITV talent show earlier this month for their spine-tingling operatic performance of The Prayer. Read More »

Kim Kardashian Gets Grilled On Taylor Swift & Kendall's Pepsi Ad

Kardashian said the reason behind her new look was her husband, Kanye West , who got her a new team of stylists. I'd better get married.' I think a lot of girls do go through that, where they freak out.thinking they're getting old.their friends are having kids.so it was more of that situation. Read More »

Trump attacks 'fake news' following Kushner Russia reports

Meanwhile, Trump , returning from a nine-day diplomatic tour in the Middle East and Europe , resumed a Twitter tirade about domestic issues on Sunday, calling alleged leaks from the White House lies created by the "fake news media" as sources have remained unnamed. Read More »

Manchester attack: Donald Trump condemns leaks after United Kingdom police stop sharing intelligence

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On Monday night, a suicide bomber detonated a homemade explosive device outside Grande's concert at the Manchester Arena, killing 22 and injuring at least 59. The city's two giant soccer clubs, Manchester United and Manchester City, laid aside their rivalry to jointly donate 1 million pounds ($1.3 million) to an emergency fund set up to support families affected by the attack. Read More »

UK police gear up for long-weekend security

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Britain's home secretary criticised USA officials for leaking sensitive information about the ongoing inquiry into the bombing. Manchester police have arrested at least eight people in the case, with 22-year-old Salman Abedi being the prime suspect in the bombing. Read More »

Sailing-Ainslie loses to France in setback to America's Cup hopes

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The boat is skippered and helmed by Australia's Nathan Outteridge , working with British team manager and tactician Iain Percy, both of whom are Olympic gold medallists. "We need a good result , we owe that to ourselves and to Torbjorn", Percy said. "I think in match racing you do have to go big or go home , we're going be doing everything we can". Read More »

British investigators reportedly no longer sharing Manchester bombing intel with U.S.

President Donald Trump at the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels . The British Counter Terrorism Policing body said the breach of trust caused great "damage" and "undermines our investigations". The woman, whose identity was not immediately known, was released without charges a few hours after her arrest in connection with the explosion, the deadliest terror attack in Britain since the 2005 London bombings. Read More »

More Arrests in Connection with Deadly Manchester Arena Bombing

Assistant Commissioner Mark Rowley , the UK's most senior counter-terrorism officer, said on Friday police had made "immense progress" in penetrating Abedi's suspected network. "As it stands, 10 people in total have been arrested in connection with the investigation, of which a man and a woman have since been released without charge". Read More »

Dench sad she couldnt come to India, might visit later: Ali

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But, as luck would have it, a diary that Karim maintained, which was kept guarded as a secret by his family for many years, resurfaced and the letters and pictures that it contained spoke volumes of the equation they shared. Dench, who had played Queen Victoria once before, in the 1997 film Mrs Brown , essays the character for the second time with as much ease as she had done earlier. Read More »

Manchester terrorist Salman Abedi spotted with 'suitcase' in hours before arena attack

Interior minister Amber Rudd said the review was the "right first step" for the intelligence agency to take in the wake of the May 22 bombing that killed 22 people at a pop concert by US singer Ariana Grande . So far, 16 people have been arrested in connection with the investigation, with 14 men remaining in custody for questioning, and two people having been released without charge. Read More »

Jack Nicklaus says Tiger Woods 'needs our help'

Police said they might release a videocam of the arrest on Wednesday. FILE - In this December 3, 2016, file photo, Tiger Woods reacts after hitting from the fairway during the third round at the Hero World Challenge golf tournament, in Nassau, Bahamas. Read More »

India, Germany underline determination to ease bilateral trade

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German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel unleashed a volley of criticism against US President Donald Trump , slamming his "shortsighted" policies that have "weakened the West" and hurt European interests. Prime Minister Narendra Modi and German Chancellor Angela Merkel underlined their determination to ease bilateral trade and investment during a meeting between them here. Read More »

Ivanka Trump, Jared Kushner taking 'heads down' approach

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Expanding teams of lawyers and experienced public relations hands are being recruited to deal with the drumbeat of new revelations about Moscow's interference and possible improper dealings with the Trump campaign and associates. Kushner boasts an enormous portfolio of domestic and worldwide responsibilities, underscoring his importance as Trump's chief adviser despite having no experience in politics before the 2016 White House race. Read More »

Drake wants Celine Dion tattoo

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You can look to Cher's performances of " Believe " and " Turn Back Time " as evidence. At the end, the former BBMA Icon recipient said she'll "never forget" what took place on the stage. Drake with his many awards at the 2017 Billboard Music Awards in Las Vegas , Nevada May 22, 2017 . Beyonce earned top female artist award, while Zayn Malik bagged top new artist trophy. Read More »

Song criticising PM Theresa May becomes chart buster in UK

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The song covers the NHS, education, the snap election and poverty levels. The song's lyrics include the lines: "We all know politicians like telling lies / Big ones, little ones, porky pies / Saying they're strong and stable won't disguise / We're still being taken for a ride". Read More »

Tom Cruise confirms Top Gun 2 IS happening! DETAILS

Most recently, he hinted that Top Gun 2 was nearly a sure thing during an appearance on The Graham Norton Show in October 2016. "While giving an interview to an Australian Morning Sunrise said ", It is definitely happening ". Cruise is in Sydney promoting is upcoming movie, " The Mummy ". The sequel rumor began when producer Jerry Bruckheimer shared a photo posing with Cruise on twitter. Read More »

Swedish film The Square wins Palme d'Or at Cannes Film Fest

BPM [Beats Per Minute ] won the Grand Prix and Loveless earned the Jury Prize. It's a remake of a 1971 film, and it stars Nicole Kidman , Kirsten Dunst and Colin Farrell . He fake-cried and said in halting French, "merci beaucoup madames et monsieurs". He apologized for his appearance, saying the award was "totally unexpected" - his leather shoes had been flown ahead of him. Read More »

United States ready for North Korea missiles

In the most recent Pentagon report examining weapons testing across the Department of Defense, this long-range system was criticized, saying it "demonstrates a limited capability to defend the USA homeland from small numbers of simple intermediate-range or intercontinental ballistic missile threats launched from North Korea or Iran". Read More »

UK PM May says prepared to leave EU without a Brexit deal

The studio audiences have been selected with an eye toward balance. Although she would not be drawn on whether she believed Brexit to be a good idea, having herself backed the "Remain" camp, she said several times that "no deal is better than a bad deal" in negotiations with Brussels, adding that "we are doing the right thing in making a success of Brexit". Read More »

Circus owner says final show is a 'celebration'

After two decades of barnstorming across the United States, Ringling Brothers purchased the Barnum and Bailey circus in 1907. A century later, Ringling had become the target of animal protection groups that claimed it mistreated its elephants, and the two sides soon locked in a 14-year legal battle so cutthroat that it involved secret informants paid by animal advocacy groups and a former Central Intelligence Agency official who was paid by Ringling's parent company, Feld Entertainment, to ... Read More »

Laurie Daley Laughs At Queensland

He's adamant the Maroons will dominate even without the inclusion of injured star Jonathan Thurston. I think Boydo, if he needs to, can go and approach the refs. Coach Laurie Daley leads players out for the New South Wales Blues captains run at Robina Stadium on the Gold Coast , Tuesday, May 30, 2017. Our guys need to understand that because this is the time that they like. Read More »

WWE Smackdown Live Open Discussion Thread 5/30/17

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This match presents an interesting booking scenario as both men need a win heading into Money in the Bank . A chance to win a contract guaranteeing a WWE Championship match at any time is on the line. Welcome to the latest edition of WWE SmackDown Live where, as always, we're less than three weeks away from the next PPV. - We now get a Fashion Files, shot in film noir style. Read More »